Alaska news week in review: Here are a few of the stories that Alaska Dispatch staff explored the second week ot January 2013.
Alaska Dispatch's Best of the Week: Jan. 5-11
January 11, 2013
- 1 Polar bear gives Arctic wildlife filmmaker the scare of a lifetime (+VIDEO)
- 2 Reconstructing a 14-year-old Pacific gray whale skeleton takes an Alaskan village
- 3 High winds impaled Alyeska ski tram on tower
- 4 'Bering Sea Gold' suicide: Who dies in 2013 season of Alaska TV show?
- 5 Schaeffer Cox: Pleas for leniency do not sway judge in Alaska militia leader's sentencing
- 6 Minnesota climber on McKinley, aiming for historic winter ascent
- 7 Piers Morgan's fairy-tale thinking won't end US gun violence
- 8 Canadian authorities mount rescue of orcas trapped in ice (+Video)
- 9 In Old Harbor, hitting the rock